RECENT BENEFICIARIES

Potters Gate Primary School

Potters Gate Primary School

A grant of £1000 has recently been given to Potters Gate Primary School to help cover the costs of restocking a very well used library.

Camping Equipment for Brownies, Guides and Seniors

Camping Equipment for Brownies, Guides and Seniors

The 1st Bourne Brownies have been granted £750 towards cooking equipment for their outdoor and camping activities. Meanwhile 2nd Wrecclesham founded in 2017 requested funding for a tent, camping, cooking equipment and flags. They were granted £750. We hope that both groups enjoy many outdoor excursions.

Farnham ASSIST

Farnham ASSIST

Farnham ASSIST requested funds so they can purchase folding tables for their much needed fundraising events. They also asked for additional funding to cover the cost of transportation for members for a Pie and Pint Club visit to Biggin Hill memorial Museum. Trustees have awarded £401.92.

Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

The Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre requested funds to have a new leaflet designed and printed at a cost of £630 which Trustees have recently granted.

Farnham District Scouts

Farnham District Scouts

Farnham Scouts have been promoting their latest theme 'going bananas ' at the Tilford activity Centre which needs its kitchen updated. Trustees have granted £2,226 towards fitting out the kitchen.

Play Equipment for Hale School

Play Equipment for Hale School

The Hale Parents Teachers Association are busy raising funds for extra outside play equipment for the school children. We have granted £2,952 to help make this possible in 2019.

Hale Carnival

Hale Carnival

Hale Carnival is a fantastic community occasion and £1,500 has been granted by our Trustees towards staging the 2019 event.

Space to Grow

Space to Grow

Trustees recently awarded an exciting new Farnham charity called Space 2 Grow with a grant of £3,300. It will go towards developing a new cabin within its garden site. The space, an acre of land in the heart of the town, is open for people of all ages to help improve mental health and wellbeing.

Victoria Garden

Victoria Garden

The Victoria Garden is an hidden gem in Farnham where folk can enjoy peace and tranquillity in the centre of town. All the benches are being replaced and the Farnham Institute is donating one at a cost of £744.

Farnham Cricket Club

Farnham Cricket Club

The Trustees recently made a grant to the Farnham Cricket Club to fund new boundary ropes costing £1,062. The Club was one of the first to be founded in England and is one of the best-known Surrey Clubs.

Bishops Meadow Trust

Bishops Meadow Trust

The Bishops Meadow Trust, a local charitable organisation, has just been awarded a grant of £1,899 to purchase a ride on mower. The aim of the charity is to manage the meadow, increase bio-diversity and make sure it is an enjoyable place for the local community.

Farnham Festival of Cycling

Farnham Festival of Cycling

The Trustees are supporting the Farnham Festival of Cycling 2019 with a £1,000 grant. This exciting local event has been running since 2009 and it attracts cyclists of all ages and abilities, Over the years it has raised more than £130,000 for worthy causes.

Rural Life Centre - Tilford

Rural Life Centre - Tilford

We have agreed to provide a grant of £5,000 to The Rural Life Centre, which in 2018 is embarking on a project to build new toilet facilities.

The facilities will cater for the increasing number of visitors, especially school parties.

Hale PTA

Hale PTA

A grant of £4,000 was made to the Hale PTA towards a number of projects at the school. Among them funds were requested to aid the literacy programme for disadvantaged children and provide colourful placement rugs for the classrooms.

Hoppa Bus Service

Hoppa Bus Service

Our team of Trustees recently made a donation of £2,000 towards a new navigation system which was required for the popular local Hoppa Bus service. Many people rely on this bus service so its efficiency is essential.